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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for unzip (ALAS-2015-504) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for unzip (ALAS-2015-504) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/06/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/20/2015
Modified
03/05/2020

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the getZip64Data function in Info-ZIP UnZip 6.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted zip file in the -t command argument to the unzip command.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-unzip
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-unzip-debuginfo

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-unzip
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-unzip-debuginfo

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